ApolloMed to provide hospitalist services to Madera Community Hospital

Medical group ApolloMed Hospitalists has entered into an agreement with Madera Community Hospital to provide comprehensive hospitalist services.

The agreement will see ApolloMed partner with the hospital administration, medical staff, nurses and case managers to obtain better clinical core measures scores, improve clinical documentation, optimise patient stay, reduce hospital readmissions and to achieve better patient satisfaction scores.

Madera Community Hospital CEO Evan Rayner said: "ApolloMed is a fantastic organization whose culture is in line with the exciting positive changes and times for our hospital. 

“They align with our patient satisfaction goals, new vision and culture of excellence.”

Founded in 1971 and located in Madera, California, US, the Madera Community Hospital is a 106-bed acute care facility with a 16-bed Level III emergency department catering to 30,000 patient visits each year.

It offers a complete range of inpatient and outpatient services which are a 10-bed intensive care unit, cardiology services, orthopedic surgery and general surgery services, as well as three rural health clinics.

The hospital is also equipped with a Birthing Center and full diagnostic imaging services, including CT, MRI and nuclear medicine.